Owls, Rocks, Kings and a Tardy Boy MARIANNE GINGHER, Gingher's novel "Bobby Rex's Greatest Hit" has been issued in paperback (Ballantine). "Teen Angel," a collection of stories, is forthcoming (Atheneum). She teaches at the University of North Carolina
How to Hamstring a Playwright STEVEN DIETZ, Development Panel and Dietz ' s "Foolin' Around With Infinity " was seen last season at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. He will appear on a panel entitled "Developed to Death? Creative Alternatives for Developing New Playwrights" at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at LATC 's Theatre II . Other panelists will be playwrights Samm-Art Williams and Marlane Meyer; LATC's artistic director, Bill Bushnell; the Mark Taper Forum's artistic director, Gordon Davidson, and John Glore, literary manager of South Coast Repertory. Information: (213) 627-5599.
Seeming Peace Masks Brutal Repression in South Africa LIONEL R. LOUW, Lionel R. Louw, a professor of social work at the University of Cape Town and a minister in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, is chairperson of the Western Province Council of Churches. and